Hij heeft de nacht doorgebracht in een daklozencentrum.
He has spent the night in a dosshouse.


doorbrengen – to spend
daklozencentrum – dosshouse
dakloze – homeless person
het dak – roof
lozen – to drain, to empty; to get rid of, to dump
loos – false, empty
het centrum – centre

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